Archive: jimi manuwa

Mar 8, 2014 12:28 pm

UFC Fight Night 37 Results: Nelson Dominates, Submits Akhmedov In Round 1

In the first fight of the main card, welterweights Gunnar Nelson (pictured) and Omari Akhmedov met in the Octagon. Nelson’s karate style proved successful, when he dropped Akhmedov in the first round with a straight left. Nelson gained full mount and beat Akhmedov up with elbows for the majority of the round, leaving the Russian...

Mar 8, 2014 11:48 am

UFC Fight Night 37 Results: Latifi Gets The Quick Submission Win In Round 1

After a disappointing start to his UFC career, Swedish fighter Ilir Latifi, proved the doubters wrong in today’s UFC Fight Night 37 Preliminary Card Headliner. In front of a Swede friendly crowd, the wrestling based fighter did what he does best and finished quickly with a tight choke during a grappling exchange. For the first...

Mar 8, 2014 11:31 am

UFC Fight Night 37 Results: Barnatt Remains Undefeated, Gets The TKO Win

The undefeated Luke Barnatt (pictured) put on a show in front of his hometown crowd and he did it quick. His crisp striking was too much for his opponent, Matts Nilsson, who got finished before the first bells sound. Barnatt picked Nilsson apart with his punches and kicks until rocking him with a head kick. He...

Mar 8, 2014 11:12 am

UFC Fight Night 37 Results: Silva’s Grappling Leads To A Decision Win

Clauido (pictured) came out extremely aggressive. He threw out wild strikes and looked to drag the fight to the ground as soon as possible. Brad Scott did a good job of keeping the fight on the feet, where his more technical striking proved troublesome for Silva, but still managed to get taken down a few...

Mar 8, 2014 10:13 am

UFC Fight Night 37 Results: Gaudinot Chokes Out Harris In Round 1

The first fight of the night is in the books and if you got up to grab a drink you probably missed it. The flyweights kicked off UFC Fight Night: London. Gaudinot and Harris exchanged a few punches, but it was Harris who looked for the early takedown. Harris held on to the leg for...

Mar 8, 2014 9:36 am

‘UFC Fight Night 37: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa’ Live Results

We have an early card today folks! Today’s UFC Fight Night 37 event is going down from London, England’s O2 Arena. The morning event airs live, exclusively on UFC Fight Pass and in typical fashion BJPENN.COM will be providing all the live results from the event. Want a more thorough breakdown of each fight? Check...

Mar 8, 2014 9:27 am

Alexander Gustafsson Predicts Early Finish Tonight

“I’m prepared for the best Jimi Manuwa. Whatever he throws at me on Saturday night, I’m going to have an answer for it. It’s going to be a great fight, a great fight for the fans. He’s a very dangerous guy, first of all. He’s very explosive with very good striking techniques. He’s a hard...

Mar 7, 2014 9:31 pm

Melvin Guillard: ‘I Will Be UFC Champion’

“People don’t realize how hard it is not only to fight in the UFC but stay in the UFC. I’ve been in the UFC for nine years straight. I haven’t been cut or kicked to another promotion and I’m proud of that. Will I get a title shot? Yes. Will I be champion? Yes. I...

Mar 7, 2014 6:11 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Pro’s Pick ‘UFC Fight Night London’

See how Forrest Griffin and Conor McGregor breakdown tomorrow night’s UFC card. We have teamed up with the great guys over at Whoa TV to bring our BJPENN.COM audience the best coverage from overseas. Follow them here and here. See more of our Exclusive UFC Fight Night London coverage right HERE.

Mar 7, 2014 4:27 pm

Crushing Title Hopes – Jimi Manuwa, A Worthy Opponent

Tomorrow, Jimi Manuwa can go from just another fighter in the UFC’s light heavyweight division to an immediate title-contender. Manuwa gets his shot at greatness when he faces Alexander Gustafsson Saturday at UFC Fight Night from London’s O2 Arena. While “The Mauler” is the consensus and overwhelming favorite, Manuwa and his “Poster Boy” nickname have...

Mar 7, 2014 1:47 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | ‘UFC Fight Night London’ Weigh-In Highlights/Mixtape

If you missed our live broadcast of today’s weigh-ins event, here’s a nice recap put together by our boys over at WhoaTV. We have teamed up with the great guys over at Whoa TV to bring our BJPENN.COM audience the best coverage from overseas. Follow them here and here. See more of our Exclusive UFC...

Mar 7, 2014 10:20 am

PHOTO’s | ‘UFC Fight Night London’ Fighters Staredown A Today’s Weigh-Ins

Today’s ‘UFC Fight Night 37: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa’ weigh-in ceremonies went off without a hitch, as all fighters made their contracted weight and are now cleared to compete on tomorrow night’s fight card. UFC Fight Night London goes down from London’s, O2 Arena, on UFC Fight Pass, a subscription based streaming service. Here’s Johnson vs....

Mar 7, 2014 8:45 am

‘UFC Fight Night London: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa’ Weigh-In Results

Today’s UFC Fight Night London: Weigh-Ins’ event is over and all twenty-two fighter’s made their respective marks and got clearance to fight tomorrow night. UFC Fight Night 37: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa goes down tomorrow night from London’s O2 Arena. The entire event will be available on UFC Fight Pass. Here are today’s weigh-in results: MAIN...

Mar 7, 2014 7:39 am

Watch Today’s UFC Fight Night London Weigh-Ins Live on BJPENN.COM (8 AM PT)

Today in London, the ‘UFC Night London: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa’ fighters will hit the scales and make their bouts for tomorrow night’s event official. In typical fashion, BJPENN.COM and the UFC will be providing a live broadcast of today’s pre-fight ceremonies and you can catch it live right here, starting at 8:00 a.m. PT /...

Mar 6, 2014 11:17 am

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Michael Johnson Says He Got The Better Of Guillard In The Gym

A battle between two former-teammates takes place in Saturday night’s UFC Fight Night London co-main event. A lot’s been said in the lead up, but who will get the last word? We have teamed up with the great guys over at Whoa TV to bring our BJPENN.COM audience the best coverage from overseas. Follow them...

Mar 6, 2014 9:48 am

Fight Night London Headliner Manuwa: ‘K.O. Power is ‘God Given’

Ahead of his biggest test to date, this weekend’s ‘UFC Fight Night London’ headliner, Jimi Manuwa, touched on his punching prowess in an interview with ESPN. The light-heavyweight fighter has finished 100% of his opponents with strikes and looks to make Alexander Gustafsson his latest victim. Gustafsson is one-fight away from a rematch with Jon...

Mar 6, 2014 8:57 am

VIDEO | Fight Night London: Johnson vs Guillard Preview

In Saturday’s co-main event in London, UFC lightweight fighters Michael Johnson and Melvin Guillard with touch gloves and engage in a fight that is ensure to deliver fireworks. It all goes down on UFC Fight Pass this weekend.